Gateway House
Finchley, London

Project Description

This large, mixed use development replaces a 1960s office in Finchley with two new blocks providing 77 flats, two levels of office space, car parking, a Waitrose supermarket and a new, re-located public library at street and basement level. In a conservation area and adjacent to a listed building, one block continues the existing streetscape in a matching brick, whilst the taller, eight-storey block stands apart, elliptical in plan and finished in pre-cast, re-constituted stone panels with full height glazing. Both blocks have communal, rooftop gardens as well as private terraces for each dwelling.

Client – Roquefort Property Holdings Limited
Structural Engineer – Richard Jackson
M&E – Acumen Technical
Contractor – Formation Construction
Photographer – Agnese Sanvito
Status – Completed January 2018
Number of residential units – 77
Gross internal floor area – 7,932sqm
Construction cost – £15m
Sustainability rating – Code 4 for Sustainable Homes and BREEAM Very Good
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